INTO Courses at Illinois State University
There are various ways to begin your studies at Illinois State. With 165 bachelor’s degrees and 94 master's degrees, flexible study plans and multiple start dates throughout the year, we’ll help you find the path that’s right for you.Apply
International Year One
International Year One allows you to begin earning credits toward your degree even if you don’t meet the academic and English requirements for direct entry. You’ll receive additional support to move you successfully through your first year and graduate in the same amount of time as domestic students. Depending on your English language scores, you’ll enter International Year One through a 1-Semester, 2-Semester or 3-Semester Pathway program.
Our Graduate Pathway program will give you the academic foundation, essential language skills and GMAT/GRE test preparation to successfully move on to your master’s degree. You’ll receive the highest level of support throughout your program, including personalized academic advising. We offer a 1-Semester and 2-Semester option, depending on your English language level.